Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus Rosenbach (ATCC® BAA-977)

Strain Designations: UT 32  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Deposited As Staphylococcus aureus Rosenbach
Strain Designations UT 32
Application
Quality control strain D-test
Susceptibility testing
Enteric Research
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
Type Strain no
Biosafety Level 2
Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Comments
This strain is the positive control for the inducible clindamycin resistant "D" test.
Name of Depositor JH Jorgensen
Special Collection ATCC
Isolation
Human clinical specimen - wound infection, March, 2003
References

Jorgensen JH, et al. Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance of staphylococci in conjunction with performance of automated broth susceptibility testing. J. Clin. Microbiol. 42: 1800-1802, 2004. PubMed: 15071055

Fiebelkorn KR, et al. Practical disk diffusion method for detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci. J. Clin. Microbiol. 41: 4740-4744, 2003. PubMed: 14532213

Methods for Dilution Antimicrobial Susceptibility Tests for Bacteria that Grow Aerobically; Approved Standard - 7th Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M7-A8.

MicroScan Dried Gram Positive Panel QC Set. Dade/Siemens.

Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing; Sixteenth Informational Supplement. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M100-S20, 2007

Performance Standards for Antimicrobial Disk Susceptibility Tests; Approved Standard - 9th Edition. Wayne, PA. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute; CLSI M2-A9.

J H Jorgensen, personal communication

VITEK 2 AST-GP QC Set. bioMerieux.

Sensititre™ MIC Susceptibility. Thermo Scientific™ Sensititre™ Systems, Trek Diagnostic Systems.

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